The table below looks at the statistics for NAS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NAS over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Attached Storage (NAS)
Rank 68 75 67
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing NAS 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 0.89% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 1.43% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.44% +12.50%
NAS
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 140 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.36% 20.47% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 128 119 118
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

NAS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

NAS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

NAS
Salary Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NAS across the Guildford region.

NAS Salary Trend in Guildford

NAS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 6 (75.00%) vCloud
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) CentOS
6 2 (25.00%) SSL
6 2 (25.00%) Service Management
6 2 (25.00%) IPsec
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) Perl
7 1 (12.50%) Apache
7 1 (12.50%) LDAP
7 1 (12.50%) DHCP
7 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 1 (12.50%) Nagios
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) OSPF
7 1 (12.50%) BGP
7 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
7 1 (12.50%) VRRP
7 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
7 1 (12.50%) Firewall

NAS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Guildford region citing NAS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited NAS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (37.50%) VPN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SSL
3 2 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) HSRP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) LDAP
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (12.50%) OSPF
4 1 (12.50%) BGP
4 1 (12.50%) EIGRP
4 1 (12.50%) VRRP
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
5 1 (12.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (100.00%) vSphere
2 6 (75.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat